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A Nice Border Between Indonesia and Papua New Guinea

a few years ago, this border is not this good but now it's all different, it is a nice border... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DgIpul
,
Makassar
Indonesia - Papua New Guinea

Skow is the border post between Indonesia dan PNG. In Indonesia area where nice and well... read more

Reviewed January 8, 2018
dy_diah
,
Jakarta, Indonesia
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“border post” (3 reviews)
“take pictures” (2 reviews)
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Jayapura, Indonesia
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"border post"
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"take pictures"
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"cross the border"
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"light house"
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"don t forget"
in 2 reviews
"papua new guinea"
in 3 reviews
"army"
in 3 reviews
"background"
in 2 reviews
"pm"
in 2 reviews
"indonesia"
in 3 reviews
"souvenir"
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"monument"
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"hill"
in 2 reviews
"beach"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a few years ago, this border is not this good but now it's all different, it is a nice border, very well maintained

Thank DgIpul
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Skow is the border post between Indonesia dan PNG. In Indonesia area where nice and well maintained, don’t forget to take pictures near the monuments, with light house as background. The army who guarding the border are very friendly. We don't need special permit to...More

Thank dy_diah
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

This is the border post between Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. you can get across the border without any visa or passport but limited to area around the PNG border office, you can buy PNG souvenir from local papua new guinea people nearby. there was...More

Thank ValentinoEdward
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

We arrived after 3 PM and the army said the border gate will close on 4 PM. So we immidiately cross the border and from the hill in the PNG side I saw a beatifull view of beach down the hill. We must pay IDR10.000...More

Thank Samuelpas
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Reviewed 9 June 2016

I arrived at this place, Skuow, the Indonesia and Papua New Guinea border 15 minutes before 4 PM. I regretted so much since I only had few time to enjoy the view from the top of the hill. So just remember to get here sooner....More

2  Thank Indra M
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